OMSI SCIENCE PUB PORTLAND

Science Pub Portland Locations

Hollywood Theatre

4122 NE Sandy Blvd., Portland
Science Pub Portland at the Hollywood Theatre is on the first Monday of the month. See below for a list of upcoming dates and topics.

McMenamins Mission Theater & Pub

1624 NW Glisan, Portland
Due to programming changes, this series of Science Pub will relocate to the Crystal Ballroom starting in June. The last event at the Mission Theater will be on May 20.

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom

1332 W Burnside, Portland
We will begin a 4-month trial at the Crystal Ballroom on June 17. Science Pub Portland at the Crystal Ballroom will continue to be on the third Tuesday of each month. We will evaluate the success of the venue during the trial period and welcome all guest feedback.

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Hollywood Theatre: First Monday of the month, 7–9pm

Mission Theater/Crystal Ballroom: Third Tuesday of the month, 7–9pm

$5 suggested cover charge. No RSVP or tickets required.
 

Venue Doors open at 5:00pm, so come early for food, drink, and a seat. Quench your thirst and feed your head. Learn about cutting-edge topics in science and technology from leading experts, in an interactive, informal atmosphere where there’s no such thing as a dumb question. Everyone has fun at Science Pub, from those completely unfamiliar with science to self-identified "science geeks".
 

Mission Theater is for ages 21+, or minor with adult, while Hollywood Theatre is all ages. Please read our disclaimer if you're thinking of bringing kids.


For more information or to sign up for our mailing list: Email: sciencepub@omsi.edu

Upcoming Science Pub Events

Science Pub Portland - Hollywood Theater
Mon. May. 5, 7-9pm at Hollywood Theater, 4122 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland
The Mystery of Terroir in Oregon: The Relationship of Geology, Soils, and Climate to Wine
with…
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Science Pub Portland - Mission Theater
Tue. May. 20, 7-9pm at McMenamins Mission Theater, 1624 NW Glisan, Portland
The Green Horizon: Can Green Infrastructure Address Runoff & Climate Change Challenges? w…
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Science Pub Portland - Hollywood Theater
Mon. Jun. 2, 7-9pm at Hollywood Theater, 4122 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland
Google Mapping Cancer
with Joe W. Gray, PhD, chair of the department of biomedical engineering;…
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Science Pub Portland - Crystal Ballroom
Tue. Jun. 17, 7-9pm at McMenamins Crystal Ballroom, 1332 W Burnside, Portland
Chemoprevention with Philippe Thuillier, Ph.D., assistant professor, OHSU Cancer Research Cen…
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Science Pub Portland - Hollywood Theater
Mon. Jul. 7, 7-9pm at Hollywood Theater, 4122 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland
The Inevitable Robot Uprising with Daniel H. Wilson, PhD, author and robotics engineer

Ro…
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Science Pub Portland - Crystal Ballroom
Tue. Jul. 15, 7-9pm at McMenamins Crystal Ballroom, 1332 W Burnside, Portland
House of Wisdom: The Influence of Islamic Science on Western Culture with Jonathan Lyons, PhD…
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Science Pub Portland - Crystal Ballroom
Tue. Aug. 19, 7-9pm at McMenamins Crystal Ballroom, 1332 W Burnside, Portland
Special Effects w/The Refuge VFX with Fred Ruff, VFX supervisor/executive producer & J.…
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Science Pub Portland - Hollywood Theater
Mon. Sep. 8, 7-9pm at Hollywood Theater, 4122 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland
Giant Pandas
with Meghan Martin, Director & Staff Scientist at PDXWildlife

Detai…
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Science Pub Portland - Mission Theater
Tue. Sep. 16, 7-9pm at McMenamins Mission Theater, 1624 NW Glisan, Portland
Plant Defenses with Daniel Ballhorn, PhD, assistant professor, Biology Department at Portlan…
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Science Pub Portland - Mission Theater
Tue. Oct. 21, 7-9pm at McMenamins Mission Theater, 1624 NW Glisan, Portland
Sciences of Complexity with Melanie Mitchell, PhD, professor  of computer science at Portl…
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